It is as impossible for a man to be cheated by any one but himself, as for a thing to be and not to be at the same time.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.
The art of getting rich consists not in industry, much less in saving, but in...
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
All conservatives are such from personal defects. They have been effeminated by position or nature,...
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Don't be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream...
Language is fossil poetry
There is then creative reading as well as creative writing
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
Friendship should be surrounded with ceremonies and respects, and not crushed into corners. Friendship requires...
So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect,...
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
God gave people a mouth that closes and ears that don't, which should tell us...
In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences.